France has partially reinstated the licence of the company implicated in the horsemeat scandal, according to reports in France.
Le Figaro newspaper said Agriculture Minister Stephane Le Foll told AFP the Spanghero company could resume supplying frozen mince, sausages and ready meals only.
Wholesaler Castell Howell have contacted customers after a 'possible contamination' of cottage pies.
The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has just announced it will extend its UK-wide survey of burgers and similar beef products.
The horsemeat scandal continues to diminish public confidence in the food industry, an ITV News Index poll finds.